8 Sgm Village, with population of 858 is Suratgarh sub district's the 88th most populous village, located in Suratgarh sub district of Ganganagar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of 8 Sgm village is 4 km2 and it is the 202nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 236 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Suratgarh and distance from 8 Sgm village to Suratgarh is 21 km. Pin code of 8 Sgm village is 335804. Suratgarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Ganganagar which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 858 people, among them 479 (56%) are male and 379 (44%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 34% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of 8 Sgm village is 19%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 172 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - 8 Sgm

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 858 570 288 0 164
Male 479 311 168 0 96
Female 379 259 120 0 68

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 29.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 661. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.4% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 30.2%. General caste population has increased by 52.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.3% and child population has increased by 18% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - 8 Sgm

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30 52 0 0 18
Male 30 53 2 0 33
Female 29 52 -2 0 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 791 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 833, in schedule caste is 714. There are 708 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 223 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - 8 Sgm

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 0 -36 0 -223
2011 791 833 714 0 708
2001 796 833 750 0 931

Literacy

Total 354 people in the village are literate, among them 229 are male and 125 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of 8 Sgm is 51%. 60% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 28% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - 8 Sgm

Total Male Female
Change 27 27 26
2011 51 60 40
2001 25 32 14

Workers profile

8 Sgm has 59% (506) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 59% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - 8 Sgm

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 59 54 5 41
Male 59 58 1 41
Female 59 50 9 41